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News and Press Releases
Nikolaus Huber, member of the Emmy Noether Research Group "Descartes" (Dr. Kounev), received his PhD. Congratulations!
Fabian Brosig, member of the Emmy Noether Research Group "Descartes" (Dr. Kounev), received his PhD. Congratulations!
Starting from April 1st, the Descartes Research Group is moving to the University of Würzburg where a new Chair on Software Engineering is being established.
Nikolas Herbst from the Descartes Research Group at SDQ and FZI receives an IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Award for the academic year 2014-2015.
Weihnachtliches Ambiente, Kekse und Glühwein kostenlos am Mittwoch, den 4.12. ab 15:00 Uhr – alle Studentinnen und Studenten sind herzlich eingeladen!
4th RELATE ITN Multi-Skills Training Camp held in London, October 9-11, 2013.
A new Dagstuhl Seminar on model-driven algorithms and architectures for self-aware computing systems co-organized by the Descartes Research Group has been tentatively scheduled.
Talk on online model-based performance and resource management in virtualized environments by Samuel Kounev at the 2013 VMware Academic Research Symposium.
Nikolas Herbst from the Descartes Research Group wins the FZI Best Diploma Thesis Prize
Two papers of the Descartes Research Group, one on storage systems modeling and one on performance prediction in virtualized environments, will be presented at IEEE MASCOTS 2013.
A new discussion provoking paper of the Descartes Research Group clarifies the confusion around the use of the term "elasticity" in cloud computing.
New article on "DMM Application Architecture Meta-Model", published in the Elsevier Science of Computer Programming Journal (SciCo), is now available.
A new textual and visual formalism for describing common cloud usage scenarios, the work on which has been driven by the Descartes Research Group, was published by SPEC RG.
A new cooperation of the Descartes Research Group with Salesforce.com, one of the leading providers of cloud services, launched.
Qais Noorshams, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Samuel Kounev from the Descartes Research Group recognized by SPEC's President for outstanding service to SPEC in 2012.
The proceedings of the International Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Services, co-organized by our group, are available online.
The 3rd RELATE ITN Multi-Skills Training Camp took place at Charles University Prague (Czech Republic) from April 17th to 19th, 2013.
Modelling Event-Based Interactions in Component-Based Architectures for Quantitative System Evaluation.
New article on "Modeling Event-based Communication" is now available.
Qais Noorshams receives SPECtacular Contributor Award 2012 from the Standard Performance Evaluation Coorporation (SPEC) for technical leadership.